Jen Easterly is a Managing Director of Morgan Stanley and Global Head of the Firm’s Cybersecurity Fusion Center. Prior to joining the Firm, Jen served on the National Security Council as Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Counterterrorism where she led the development and coordination of U.S. counterterrorism and hostage policy. Jen retired from the U.S. Army after more than twenty years of service which included tours of duty in Haiti, the Balkans, Iraq, and Afghanistan. A Trustee of the Morgan Stanley Foundation, Jen also serves on the Board of Directors of Nuru International, the James W. Foley Legacy Foundation, and Theorem Media. She is the 2018 recipient of the Foley Foundation American Hostage Freedom Award.